Former Nigeria international, Mutiu Adepoju, has said that he knew that the Super Eagles will beat Zambia, in their first game of the 2018 World Cup qualifying series.The Eagles defeated the Chipolopolo 2-1 in Ndola, to start on a winning note in Group B . It was also their first-ever win on Zambian soil .
Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho scored for Nigeria, before Collins Mbesuma pulled one back for the hosts. But it was not enough to stop the former African champions from taking all three points.
“The next game against Algeria will not be easy but we should just keep improving and hopefully we will get another win.”